Eight HGP students earn All-Catholic band honors
Eight members of the Holy Ghost Prep band performed with the All-Catholic band on Sunday, February 19, 2017 at a festival concert at Archbishop Wood High School. The students, pictured below who performed with the All-Catholic band, are: Joseph Dryden (baritone saxophone), Michael DiNofa (trumpet), John Wisniewski (trumpet), John Schrenk (clarinet), Matthew Stauffer (percussion), Luigi Galzerano (alto saxophone), and Bryan Quigley (alto saxophone). Also present but not in the photo was Benjamin Gollmer (trombone).
Two students, John Wisniewski and Luigi Galzerano, received four-year participation awards. Two freshmen, Matthew Stauffer and Benjamin Gollmer, were selected for All-Catholic orchestra which will perform on Sunday, March 19, 2017 at Lansdale Catholic High School.
The All-Catholic band consists of 80 students from the archdiocesan and private Catholic high schools in the Philadelphia Archdiocese who are selected by competitive audition each year.